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Clara Barton’s Nursing Career

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“My sleepy emotions awoke me and…Clara Barton was there, an angel of mercy doing all in mortal power to assuage the miseries of the unfortunate soldiers.”



“Ready for Mischief”

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Medical kit used by Dr. Mary Walker. Courtesy of the National Museum of Health and Medicine

Dr. Mary E. Walker of New York embarked on a crusade to become a surgeon in the Union Army.


Art and War: A New Series

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Walt Whitman Brady Phtograph

Introducing a new series, presenting art that grapples with themes of war.


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